Revamped CAL Store Launched
CAL has revamped the CAL Store website to enhance online security and our order management and fulfillment services through a new partnership with an ecommerce management company. We are committed to making this change as easy and seamless as possible for our customers.
We have developed a web page that provides more details. Learn more.
Webinar: Promoting a Culture of Welcome for Refugees in Schools
CAL partnered with Welcoming America on February 18, 2014 to present the webinar, Promoting a Culture of Welcome for Refugees in Schools: Approaches and Opportunities. Participants identified what makes a welcoming school, learned about promising practices from the field, and shared questions and success stories. Access the webinar recording and resources.
CAL 2014 Institutes: Professional Development Opportunities in Washington, DC
CAL is continuing to expand its successful series of professional development institutes focusing on key issues for educators. CAL institutes provide research-based strategies and practical, hands-on tools to help you develop effective classroom activities, including meeting the demands of the Common Core State Standards.
Learn more about each institute and register.
Handbook of Heritage, Community, and Native American Languages in the United States: Research, Policy, and Educational Practice New!
This timely and comprehensive publication provides a state-of-the-art overview of major issues related to heritage, community, and Native American languages in the United States, providing a foundational perspective on how these languages are learned and used in a variety of contexts and outlining the importance of drawing on these languages as valuable national resources. Learn more.
Dr. Terrence Wiley Honored by AAAL
The American Association of Applied Linguistics (AAAL) has awarded Dr. Terrence Wiley, President and CEO of CAL, the 2014 Distinguished Scholarship and Service Award for his contributions to the field of applied linguistics and to AAAL. Congratulations to Dr. Wiley!
Visit the AAAL website to learn more.
Implementing the Common Core for English Learners: Responses to Common Questions
Many educators have questions about integrating the Common Core State Standards into content area curricula for English learners. This new brief, designed for practitioners, provides information and answers based on CAL’s practical experience and academic expertise on language learning and English learners. Learn more.